The NEW British Water-ski & Wakeboard Federation (BWSW) Ski Boat Drivers Qualification (SBD)

An essential qualification for all boat drivers

The course covers both practical and theory syllabus, followed by the exam. We offer both the SBDA 2 and Club boat driver (SBDA 3)

Prior Knowledge

The SBD one day course requires the candidate to be familiar with driving a water-ski boat

Complete novices can take the SBD two day course or the 1:1 course

The Club Boat driver course will be completed over a period of time 

Minimum Age

  • We can provide training for people from 16 years and above


  • 2 people or more         £195pp  This includes all equipment and the use of our boat
  • 1:1  Course                 £275pp   This includes all equipment and the use of a boat
  • Using your own craft   £155pp